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£120 Imperial Gazetter of Scotland 1868 Fullarton c.1868 Ref: 6040mn
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The Imperial Gazetteer of Scotland or Dictionary of Scottish Topography, Compiled from the most recent Authorities, and forming a Complete Body of Scottish Geography, Pysical, Statistical and Historical. Edited by The Rev. John Marius Wilson. Illustrated with a complete County Atlas, various Geographical Maps, Plans of Ports, Harbours and Interesting Views.
A. Fullarton & Co., London and Edinburgh. No Date but c.1868

Two volumes original half green leather (18x26cm.) spine in compartments with gilt decoration. Some chipping and wear but binding firm. All edges watered decoration. Contents very good throughout.(18x26cm).
Volume1:
Double page hand coloured engraved map Estuary of the Forth | Engraved half title and frontispiece Edinburgh Castle | Title | List of Plates and Maps Volume 1 | List of Plates and Maps Volume 2 | 68pp. Introduction | Fold-out map of Scotland engraved by Swanston | 816pp. Gazetteer including 11 full page county maps, 4 full page harbour & estuary plans, double page plans of Edinburgh & Leith and City of Glasgow, 9 full page engraved views.
Volume 2:
Engraving Burial place of the Macnabs | Engraved half title and frontispiece Edinburgh Castle. | Title | 872pp. gazetteer including 19 full page county maps, plan of Ports and Harbours, 8 full page engraved views.

Complete. Folding map with closed tears at binding.  All maps exceptionally clean and in fine original hand colour. Engraved views uncoloured.

 

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